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Mobile makerspaces will bring STEM to students across Idaho this summer

The Idaho Out-Of-School Network (ION) and the University of Idaho Extension 4-H Youth Development are teaming up to teach rural and underserved areas in...

Tromp: Student housing a growing challenge; Albertsons Stadium expansion plans; Boise State’s role

Two years ago, Boise State University named Dr. Marlene Tromp as the school's seventh president. With two school years just about in the books,...

Level up: Idaho programs help skill up workers for new jobs

Parker Carey got a leg up into his first job with the help of the State of Idaho.  Instead of flipping burgers or busing tables,...

‘It’s a punishment’: Childcare shortages squeezing wallets and Idaho’s economy

It took a year of phone calls, Google searches, multiple waiting lists, hopes, prayers, and a detailed spreadsheet for Krissy Kulmann to land a...

Want to understand growth & planning work in Idaho? Citizens’ academy aims to help

Local nonprofit Idaho Smart Growth is working with the University of Idaho’s Bioregional Planning Program to host the Citizens Planning Academy.  This is the fourth...

Discovery Center opens Titanic artifact exhibition

The Discovery Center of Idaho is rolling out Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Starting Monday, February 15th, the center will display over 120 real artifacts...

Boise State University internship program receives donation to continue through 2021

Bronco Corps is a program at Boise State in the College of Business and Economics that bring interns to nonprofits and Idaho small businesses....

CWI announces rebrand, complete rollout expected by Fall 2021

Last year BoiseDev told you about College of Western Idaho’s plan to rebrand. Now, CWI officially announced an updated logo, color scheme and mascot...

‘Time for Statue Left part 2:’ Emails show Harsin pushed to leave Mtn. West; BSU engaged with conferences

BOISEDEV & IDAHO PRESS EXCLUSIVE Boise State football coach Bryan Harsin recently urged university leadership to pursue leaving the Mountain West Conference, and the school...

‘Reallocation:’ Boise State asks for input on future of University Drive

It's the key route through the Boise State University campus - linking Capitol Blvd. and Broadway Ave.: University Drive. The future of the...

CWI incumbents lose seats, board makeup shifts

Two College of Western Idaho trustees, including one of the community college's founding board members, lost their reelection bids Tuesday. C.A. “Skip” Smyser lost his...

BSU launches clean water project on Boise River

Boise State is working to build a new water conservation project along the Boise River. A new river side channel will be built at the...

‘Huge’: Treasure Valley students buoyed by CARES Act grants in 2020

A couple hundred dollars likely made the difference between Skye Hester jump-starting a higher paid career or staying a waitress at IHOP.  Hester, 21, started...

Richert: Athletics & enrollment push Boise State toward financial reckoning

NEWS ANALYSIS Boise State University’s $240 million annual budget really comes down to two big variables. Students in classrooms. And fans in grandstands. If you’re not a professional...

‘Feedback loop:’ Boise State’s Tromp, Jones to teach 2-way course on leading in the time of COVID

A new course at Boise State will feature school president Dr. Marlene Tromp. The course - Leading & Learning During Uncertain Times - brings Tromp...